Yuuri forgets that he has a scheduled heat coming up until it's just a couple weeks away. He scrambles to get everything ready in time, including deciding whether he'll spend it alone or with someone. Victor only wants to help.
“Victor has been inspired by his experiences in Japan, where he coached the supposedly washed-up Yuuri Katsuki to his astonishing silver medal in the Grand Prix,” says the English-speaking commentator in Yuuri’s headphones. “It’s clear that Japanese culture means a lot to him! We do not have a translation yet for the Japanese characters he has chosen to, er, include in his costume, but this acknowledgement shows the graciousness we have come to expect from Nikiforov -”
(or: Victor Nikiforov's Bad Tattoo Choices)
Yuuri and Victor met by chance as children.
Yuri starts to say goodbye after the Grand Prix.
Victor doesn’t see it at first, and then he can’t believe it.
Bookmarked by versaphile
19 Feb 2017
Jossed but still lovely.